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Africa, Old Fine Kuba Raffia Cloth - BUSHOONG - Mid 20th century – DR Congo

Africa | Raffia pile cloth from the Kuba people of DR Congo | ca. 1975 | Raffia; cut pile stitch.

Africa | Raffia pile cloth from the Kuba people of DR Congo | ca. 1975 | Raffia; cut pile stitch.

Africa | Woman's wrapper from the Kuba people of DR Congo | 20th century | Raffia; embroidered

Africa | Woman's wrapper from the Kuba people of DR Congo | 20th century | Raffia; embroidered

Africa | Detail from a Ukara cloth from the Leopard Society.  Igbo people of Nigeria | 3 plain weave panels/stitch/resist on cotton dyed with indigo | 20th century || Partial view

Ukara Cloth - Igbo People of Nigeria - Resist on Cotton Dyed with Indigo - Century

Africa | Knotted Carpet from the Tutsi or Hutu of Rwanda or Burundi | 2nd quarter 20th century | Sisal, Asymmetric knots (also known as the Persian knot)

Rare Rwanda Knotted Carpet Tutsi or Hutu Rwanda or Burundi Great Lakes of Central Africa quarter century 305 x 198 cms x 78 i.

Pinned from metmuseum.org Africa | Kuba people | Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region | Double Panel Prestige Cloth | Raffia palm fiber |19th–20th century

Pinned from metmuseum.org Africa | Kuba people | Democratic Republic of the Congo, Sankuru River region | Double Panel Prestige Cloth | Raffia palm fiber |19th–20th century

Africa | Mbuti pygmy loincloth textile, bark cloth painting, Ituri rain forest, Congo | 20th century

Africa | Mbuti pygmy loincloth textile, bark cloth painting, Ituri rain forest, Congo | 20th century

Africa  | Kuba people, DR of Congo | Raffia Textile |

Kuba artist, possibly Mbeengi group Place made: Democratic Republic of the Congo Design panel (bwiin) Raffia palm fiber, unidentified pigment dyes cm x cm x 14 in.

Elément de Pagne de danse Kuba, Congo en raphia Début du XX eme siècle

Elément de Pagne de danse Kuba, Congo en raphia Début du XX eme siècle

Velvet effect

Man's Status Cloth from the Shoowa people of the Kuba Kingdom, DR Congo - Early Century

KUBA skirt textile panel: DR Congo, mid 20th century,

KUBA skirt textile panel DR Congo, mid century, cm End of a long cloth that was worn as a skirt or dress. The full skirts (Ngeende) were made .

African Kuba cloth, natural woven raffia fiber with embroidery design. Handmade.

handmade African Kuba cloth - natural woven raffia fiber with embroidery design

Africa | mbuti_039, Mbuti pygmy loincloth textile, bark cloth painting, Ituri rain forest, Kongo, 20th cent., 77 x 45 cm (30'' x 18''), p.o.a.

Ituri woven patterns: like musical scores, reflect the music sung by the women who weave the cloth

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